There appears a glimmer of hope amidst all the doom and gloom of global warming and climate change.
The oceans remain shrouded in mystery and darkness despite our technological advances.
New analysis predicts the dead may outnumber the living on Facebook within fifty years, a trend that will have grave implications for how we treat our digital heritage in the future.
OHSU students had the unusual opportunity to learn from a donor whose anatomy was anything but typical.
Research published reveals a new approach to Alzheimer’s disease (AD) that may eventually make it possible to reverse memory loss, a hallmark of the disease in its late stages.
Around 20 wild horses have been discovered dead in a dry waterhole in remote Central Australia, 20 kilometers from the remote community of Santa Teresa.
Humans can get by in the most basic of shelters, can scratch together a meal from the most humble of ingredients. But we can't survive without clean water. And in places where water is scarce—the world's deserts, for example—getting water…
A team of researchers from France, Sweden, and Denmark have identified a new strain of Yersinia pestis, the bacteria that causes plague, in DNA extracted from 5,000-year-old human remains. Their analyses, published in the journal Cell,!-->…
There are 2 types of orangutans, Bornean and Sumatran and both species have experienced sharp population declines due to the destruction of rainforests.
Photographer Simon Dell recently discovered a family of mice in his garden. Instead of setting up traps, he decided to try something different.